Sheepskin Rock

Pillars

Pillar

Vertical, standing, often spire-shaped, natural rock formation.
See also: Ranges, Ridges, and Summits
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
38.7424066°, -122.7174898°
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Elevation

3323 ft. (1013 m.)

Topographic Map

US Topo Map

The USGS (U.S. Geological Survey) publishes a set of the most commonly used topographic maps of the U.S. called US Topo that are separated into rectangular quadrants that are printed at 22.75"x29" or larger. Sheepskin Rock is covered by the Mount Saint Helena, CA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Pillars

Wardlow Rock 1.7 mi
Buck Rock 1.8 mi
Lincoln Rock 2.7 mi
Dog Rock 2.8 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Locke Cabin Man-made 0.7 mi
Chicago Mine Man-made 0.8 mi
Research Mine Man-made 0.8 mi
Helen Mine Man-made 0.9 mi
Pine Mountain Land 1.0 mi

Historical Weather

Below are weather averages from 1971 to 2000 according to data gathered from the nearest official weather station. The nearest weather station for both precipitation and temperature measurements is HEALDSB which is approximately 12 miles away and has an elevation of 108 feet (3,215 feet lower than Sheepskin Rock). Because the nearest station and this geographic feature may have differences in elevation and topography, the historic weather at the two separate locations may be different as well.

Average Daily Temperatures by Month (°F)

Average Monthly Precipitation (in inches)

Month Precip AVG High Temp AVG Low Temp
January 8.65" 57.3° 39.3°
February 8.08" 62.2° 42.1°
March 6.54" 65.9° 43.8°
April 2.24" 72.5° 45.9°
May 1.06" 79.8° 49.7°
June .17" 86.6° 53.2°
July .07" 90.1° 54.3°
August .13" 88.4° 54.0°
September .55" 84.1° 53.0°
October 2.12" 76.4° 48.8°
November 6.04" 64.1° 43.2°
December 6.50" 57.3° 38.6°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 69% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 92% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 64% of other locations on record.